At a Glance

Bowdoin College ranked first and Colby College ranked second in Maine college rankings. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the Maine best colleges is $31,303 for Maine residents and $37,542 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 63.20% and the average SAT score is 1,133. The average number of student population is 3,732 and the average student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Maine best colleges. For the statistics, we only include 4 years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges.

Maine Best Colleges Comparison Table

RankCollege NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
1Bowdoin College
Brunswick, ME
$56,350--9.00%1,77795%8 to 1
2Colby College
Waterville, ME
$59,430-1,45010.00%2,15590%10 to 1
3Bates College
Lewiston, ME
$57,353--14.00%1,87692%10 to 1
4University of New England
Biddeford, ME
$38,750$28,0161,13587.00%7,20861%13 to 1
5Husson University
Bangor, ME
$19,160$17,1001,05085.00%3,47358%12 to 1
6University of Maine
Orono, ME
$32,534$28,3521,15592.00%11,74156%16 to 1
7Saint Joseph's College of Maine
Standish, ME
$38,820$9,48294687.00%1,96759%12 to 1
8College of the Atlantic
Bar Harbor, ME
$43,542$29,214-76.00%37066%10 to 1
9University of Southern Maine
Portland, ME
$22,996$22,3081,05988.00%8,02236%12 to 1
10Thomas College
Waterville, ME
$28,430$28,430-84.00%1,70550%26 to 1
11University of Maine at Machias
Machias, ME
$15,602---76228%13 to 1
Average$37,542$23,2721,13363.20%3,73263%13 to 1